Ali A. Al-Attar, M.D. Area of Practice: Internal Medicine (Suitland, MD)
Suspension for 3 years; all but 1 year stayed; fine in the amount of $30,000; terms
and conditions; after 1 year and completion of terms and conditions, physician may
petition the Board to stay the suspension; should the Board allow the physician to
practice he shall be placed on probation for 4 years subject to terms and conditions.
The Board found that the physician violated eight separate grounds of the Maryland
Medical Practice Act that included failure to meet standards of quality care, over
utilization of health care, failure to keep adequate medical records, willfully makes or
files a false record or report in the practice of medicine, and unprofessional conduct.
Date of Action: April 22, 2009